Adam L. Shealy

(828) 692-4333

Direct Line: (828) 233-5188
Email: [email protected]

Adam Shealy focuses his practice in estate planning and administration.  As the son of a career Army officer, Adam lived all over the world before finally settling down in Hendersonville after law school.  Adam practiced for over 20 years with the Van Winkle Law Firm before joining Gilreath Shealy Law.


  • University of Georgia, Juris Doctor, 1996
    • Georgia Law Review, Editorial Board
  • College of Charleston, Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, 1991

​Awards, Honors and Certifications

  • AV Peer-Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • NC Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning and Probate Law
  • Certified Public Accountant, North Carolina and South Carolina
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • North Carolina Super Lawyers

Professional Involvement/Affiliations

  • Member of the Estate Planning Council of the North Carolina Bar Association
  • Former member of NC Board of Legal Specialization, Estate Planning and Probate Law Committee
  • American Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association 

Community Involvement

  • Agribusiness Henderson County, Inc., Board Member
  • Boys & Girls Club of Henderson County, Board Member
  • Carolina Village, Board Member
  • Economic Investment Fund of Henderson County, Former Board Member, Treasurer
  • Henderson County Partnership for Economic Development, Former Chair of the Board of Directors
  • Camplify (formerly Henderson County Young Leaders Program, Inc.), Former Chair of the Board of Directors
  • Four Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care, Former Chair of the Board of Directors 
  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters of WNC, Former Board Member
  • Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra, Former Board Member
  • Pardee Hospital Foundation, Former President and Chair of the Board of Directors
  • Pisgah Legal Services, Volunteer Lawyer

Gilreath Shealy Law Is Here for You

At Gilreath Shealy Law, we focus on Estate Planning and ​Estate & Trust Administration and we are here to listen to you and help you navigate the legal system.

Contact Us Today

Gilreath Shealy Law is committed to answering your questions about Estate Planning and ​Estate & Trust Administration law issues in Hendersonville and throughout Western North Carolina. We'll gladly discuss your case with you at your convenience. Contact us today to schedule an appointment.

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